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Richard Mant (1776–1848)

Mant, Richard. A distinguished English clergyman and religious writer; born at Southampton, Feb. 12, 1776; died at Ballymoney, Ireland, Nov. 2, 1848. He was bishop in the Irish church. He is best known as one of the authors of the ‘Annotated Bible’ (3 vols., 1814) known as D’Oyly and Mant’s, which had an immense circulation. He wrote also: ‘Ancient Hymns’ (1837); ‘History of the Church of Ireland’ (1840); etc.